Long Rock beach, Penzance, Cornwall
  • About Us

    Long Rock Beach Information

    Long Rock is a sand and pebbles beach that has a shallow gradient so a lot of water before it gets deep which makes safe family swimming.

    The beach sits in the middle of the long stretch of sand within Mount’s Bay.

    No direct lifeguards but the east end of the beach touches on the Marazion beach that does have summer lifeguards.

    Parking and other facilities in Long Rock village.

    Long Rock Beach has dog restrictions. Long Rock beach does not allow dogs between Easter and October.

    Why not check other beaches nearby as we have 12 beaches around Penzance, 217 beaches in Cornwall, or check our list of Cornwall Dog Friendly Beaches.

  • Water Quality


    Beach Bathing Water Quality


    Water samples are taken at regular intervals during the bathing season and at the end of the season the water quality is classified as:
    • Excellent: the highest classification meaning the water is cleanest
    • Good: generally good water quality
    • Sufficient: meets minimum standards
    • Poor: You are advised not to swim. The beach will stay open and an action plan should be in place to improve the water quality.
  • Tides
  • Weather


    7-day Weather Forecast


    Light rain on Tuesday and Thursday, with high temperatures falling to 12°C on Monday.

    Today's Forecast
     Partly cloudy throughout the day.
     
    9
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    15
       16%  45%   4 mph
      6:17 am    8:25 pm
    Sunday, Apr 22nd
     Mostly cloudy throughout the day and breezy overnight.
     
    8
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    13
       30%  79%   8 mph
      6:15 am    8:27 pm

    Monday, Apr 23rd
     Mostly cloudy throughout the day and breezy overnight.
     
    9
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    12
       21%  86%   15 mph
      6:13 am    8:29 pm
    Tuesday, Apr 24th
     Breezy in the morning and mostly cloudy throughout the day.
     
    10
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    13
       54%  96%   13 mph
      6:11 am    8:30 pm

    Wednesday, Apr 25th
     Breezy throughout the day.
     
    9
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    12
       30%  15%   15 mph
      6:10 am    8:32 pm
    Thursday, Apr 26th
     Breezy until afternoon and light rain in the morning.
     
    9
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    12
       50%  26%   15 mph
      6:08 am    8:33 pm

    Friday, Apr 27th
     Mostly cloudy throughout the day and breezy in the morning.
     
    9
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    12
       0%  81%   12 mph
      6:06 am    8:35 pm
    Saturday, Apr 28th
     Mostly cloudy until afternoon and breezy in the morning.
     
    9
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    13
       7%  54%   15 mph
      6:04 am    8:36 pm

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